Banana Choc Chip Muffins

I wasn’t planning on baking again….but then I did need to use up a browning banana šŸ˜‚šŸ˜‚ These turned out great!  2 1/2 cups SR flour 1/2 cup caster sugar 2 eggs 1 mashed banana 3/4 cup oil 1 cup milk 3/4 cup choc chips Heat oven to 180 deg and grease 12 pan muffin… Continue reading Banana Choc Chip Muffins

Orange Choc Chip Muffins

These muffins don’t look amazing but they taste awesome! Middle child ate one so fast I thought he might choke šŸ˜‚šŸ˜‚ 2 cups SR Flour 1/2 cup caster sugar 2 eggs 2 tbsp orange zest 1/2 cup milk 1/2 cup Orange juice 60grm melted butter 1 cup choc chip bits  (dark, milk, white it doesn’t… Continue reading Orange Choc Chip Muffins

Lemon SliceĀ 

It’s the start of a long weekend here and already the volume of the house has risen higher than I’d like. Toddler wants to hit everyone and throw things which is just such fun šŸ˜’ middle child bounces constantly… luckily Miss 8 is being an angel and super helpful lately. Anyway….I hope you all have… Continue reading Lemon SliceĀ 

Mandarin CakeĀ 

We were given so many mandarins they’re everywhere!  Good thing middle child eats them like mad and toddler has at least 1 a day. So far I’ve made this cake, covered a few in chocolate, have a bag ready for a friend and looking into marmalade.  This recipe used up 8 out of a million… Continue reading Mandarin CakeĀ 

Dough recipe using milk & butter

This weather is terrible for making dough…it takes forever to rise and sometimes doesn’t at all. I decided to try again using a variation on my usual recipe and even though it tastes awesome the dough didn’t actually rise as much as I’d like. I love winter but summer is so much better for baking.… Continue reading Dough recipe using milk & butter

Vanilla Biscuits

The best recipes are the ones that require very little effort for a big result. These biscuits have always worked well for me and you can make heaps in batches.You can add nuts, fruit zest like orange or lemon, smarties etc. Today I made a batch of plain and a batch of coconut. They work… Continue reading Vanilla Biscuits